Search DubaiPRNetwork.com

Home >> Entertainment

Dan Martin Returns to the Road to Lead UAE Team Emirates at the Criterium Du Dauphine

Dan Martin Returns to the Road to Lead UAE Team Emirates at the Criterium Du Dauphine

Saturday, June 8, 2019/ Editor -  

Share

Home >> Entertainment

Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 08 June 2019:  As the fans of UAE Team Emirates count down the days until the Tour du France, the team has been busy assembling a solid squad of riders to support their General Classification hopeful Dan Martin at the Criterium du Dauphine (9 - 16 June). 
 
Often considered as the ultimate preparation for the Tour, the eight-stage race will see the team take on two tough days of climbing in the mountains, three hilly days of rolling terrain and classified climbs, two flatter stages that are set up for the sprinters and a 26.1km Individual Time Trial. 
 
The Team:
– Daniel Martin (Irl)
– Vegard Stake Laengen (Nor)
– Cristian Muñoz (Col)
– Simone Petilli (Ita)
– Edward Ravasi (Ita)
– Rory Sutherland (Aus)
– Oliviero Troia (Ita)
 
Ahead of the race, Martin commented: 'The Dauphine is a race I always enjoy. Racing on the French roads against a high level of competition is the perfect preparation for the Tour de France. Training has gone well and I feel good although I’m not sure on my expectations having not raced since Liege. It is always an unknown how the first race back will go but the aim is to get a good week of racing in the legs and to continue building towards July. I’ve performed well in the last few years at the race so am aiming to enjoy the race and hope the legs are there to be aggressive at some point in the week”. 
 


Previous in Entertainment

Next in Entertainment


Home >> Entertainment Section

Latest Press Release

Stack It Up With Shack Stack Now in the UAE! Shake Shack is All About Upping the ...

Hatton wins historic 2019 Turkish Airlines Open title.

Massive Diabetes Awareness and Management Drive in Ras Al Khaimah to screen thou ...

Etihad Airways and Pia Relaunch Codeshare Partnership

Maserati, the future is now

Al Tayer Motors launches the new Maserati Quattroporte SQ4 Zegna PELLETESSUTA™ a ...

GranTurismo Zéda projects Maserati towards the future: from the Modena plant th ...

Al Tayer Motors Launches All-New Lincoln Aviator in the UAE

World Tolerance Summit 2019 begins tomorrow; More than 3,000 to attend the 2-day ...

Humans in Space Symposium discusses what it takes to be an astronaut

Oil Prices Hover Around Annual Average as OPEC Experiences Robust Production Dec ...

Deerfields Mall is Back With Its Third Season of Farmers Market

Ericsson to highlight technological innovations at AfricaCom 2019

Arabian Automobiles Nissan to light up Dubai International Motor Show with innov ...

Discover GROHE's latest innovations and digitally enhanced products at Dubai Des ...

Lenovo's ‘Remove-IT Program' Aims to Reduce Electrical and Electronic Waste in t ...

SmartCrowd, MENA's Only Regulated Real Estate Investments Platform Graduates fro ...

The "Karl Legend" Collection

Emirati Musicians, International Composers & the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra in ...

Etihad Airways Increases Frequency on Important Abu Dhabi to Riyadh Route